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Linguistics and style

John Spencer

Linguistics and style

by John Spencer

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Published by Oxford Univ Pr. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Contents: On defining style: an essay in applied linguistics by Nils Erik Enkvist. - An approach to the study of style, by John Spencer and Michael Gregory.

Statementedited by John Spencer.
SeriesLanguage and language learning series
The Physical Object
Pagination109p.,20cm
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19103748M

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The Generic Style Rules for Linguistics December Toward discipline-wide text-structure style rules Scientists have certain style rules for structural aspects of their research papers and monographs, which in the past were primarily set and enforced by the academic publishers. The author’s refreshingly readable, informal style is bound to have an immediate appeal to both experts and novices. This book is an excellent choice for teachers to use as they introduce this fascinating topic either to students of law or linguistics." Roger W. Shuy, Georgetown University, USA.

sociolinguistics, the study of language as it affects and is affected by social relations. Sociolinguistics encompasses a broad range of concerns, including bilingualism, pidgin and creole languages, and other ways that language use is influenced by contact among people of different language communities (e.g., speakers of German, French, Italian, and Romansh in Switzerland). From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Other editions - View all. Linguistics and Style Nils Erik Enkvist, Michael Gregory Snippet view - Linguistics and style: on defining style, an essay in applied linguistics.


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